The world’s most beautiful pagodas revealed

Adorned with gold leaf and intricate embellishments, the pagodas peppering Asia are wonders to behold  Along with the bold design, the pagodas are also impressive for their size, with some many stories high Most pagodas were built to have a religious function and were often located in or near monasteries By Sadie Whitelocks for MailOnline…

The UK’s most haunted railway stations revealed from King’s Cross to Carlisle  

Dozens of train passengers have reported having spooky experiences at rail stations across the UK  Spooky encounters include a screaming woman at King’s Cross and a growling dog in Moulsecoomb Some railway workers have resorted to quitting their jobs because of continual supernatural sightings By Sadie Whitelocks for MailOnline With shadowy lighting, mechanical noises whirring and long corridor-like…

Qantas captain proposes to his girlfriend very publicly over the PA system

 Qantas captain proposes to his girlfriend mid-flight Los Angeles bound  Captain Dooley Ellis popped the question over aeroplane’s the PA system   His girlfriend Ana is so surprised she forgets to answer the big question The proposal comes five years after the couple met trekking through Spain By Kate Darvall For Daily Mail Australia A Qantas pilot has…

16 seriously cool things to do in Canada’s cities

Sponsored by Destination Canada Canada is rightly known for its incredible landscapes and wildlife – but its cities are just as epic  Vancouver, Toronto, Ottawa, Quebec City and Montreal are all packed with brilliant attractions  Visitors can contemplate the infinite at a planetarium, play frisbee golf and skate along a frozen canal   By Ted Thornhill…

Mechanical issue diverts American Airlines flight to Denver

The American Airlines Airbus had 100 people on board when it diverted Passengers on flight 569 were able to disembark at the terminal An Airline spokesman says a odor on the Airbus 319 was detected  By Associated Press and Ted Thornhill for MailOnline An American Airlines flight with 100 people on board en route from…

The crazy truth about life in Switzerland

Punctuality, cleanliness and living costs in Switzerland can shock tourists So locals have shared Swiss facts that people often need to see to believe One local said you can drink from toilets, another said trains are never late By Caroline Mcguire for MailOnline Despite its location at the very heart of Europe, Switzerland has always had…

Last ever KLM 747 to buzz the beach at St Maarten touches down

One of the best things about Maho Beach on St Maarten-St Martin was seeing KLM’s 747s roar past For over 20 years the airliners delighted beach-goers and photographers as they pass 100 feet overhead The blast from the engines of planes passing overhead has been known to blow beachgoers’ hats off   By Ted Thornhill…